Charles F. Kandutsch, 81, of Phillips, WI, passed away unexpectedly on July 1, 2022, doing what he loved – working in the woods. Chuck was born on March 24, 1941, to Charles and Helen (Samal) Kandutsch, in Phillips.
Chuck grew up in Phillips, attending school here until graduation. After high school, he went to college before joining the National Guard. Chuck worked at the State Bank before taking over his father’s shoe and clothing store. He completed his working career with United Pride Dairy where many of his coworkers knew him as “Uncle Chuck”. He married Sherrie Pesko on July 11, 1964, and they one son. Chuck was a passionate supporter of the non-profit Phillips Friends of Scouting, Inc. as their treasurer, and Troop 540, he loved hunting, reading, and anything to do with old cars. He was also a member of St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church.